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findjob in North Carolina

Updated 27 months ago

Is it possible to complete Field Education outside of regular Business Hours - 1 Reply

Hi, I'm currently starting a program for MSW. I have a full time job in a non related field, so it is hard for me to ask time off from my current...

pw in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Website for tracking CEU hours?

Hi, all. I'm a software developer and my girlfriend is a social worker. She's mentioned what a PITA it is for her to track her required CEU and...

dandelion in California

New(ish) Grad

Hello- I'm 23 years old and I have my Bachelor's in Liberal Arts, emphasis in Social Work. I'm currently working in Child Welfare as a social...

NYMSW in Bronx, New York

Will combining my MSW with a MPH, MHA, or MBA improve my salary/career options?

Ok, I have a ton of hands on experience in healthcare as an EMT and EKG/Phleb. tech. I wanted to do nursing initially for the money, come to find out...

mkyeung in New York, New York

Updated 28 months ago

MSW-Job and visa related issues - 2 Replies

Hi! I am new to this forum, and I am really happy I found it. Well, a little bit about myself. I have about 3 years of experience of working with a...

Tom Smiley in Eureka, California

Updated 28 months ago

Career as a Social Worker - 8 Replies

Is any one on here a Social Worker that works with special needs kids (Autism)? Im really interesting in pursing this as a career. How is the pay,...

Lalaloopzifan in Elmhurst, New York

Social work major for medical school

Would a social work major in the undergrad level (BSW) be a good major for medical school? I'm hoping to major in social work while taking the...

A in Malinta, Ohio

Updated 29 months ago

uphill battle for social work career - 1 Reply

I am at the age of 29 and never had a direction or guidance in life for a career. I graduated in 2010 with a 2.33 gpa bachelor's of sociology and...

Mr harry in Amagasaki, Japan

Jobs with an incomplete Social Work degree

Does anyone know what jobs a person could get with an incomplete MSW and a bachelors in unrelated field (BA). Let's say about 8-10 courses or 24-30...

Social Worker 2013 in Jefferson City, Missouri

Updated 30 months ago

Relocation Advice? - 3 Replies

Hey guys. I'll be graduating soon with my Masters in SW and was wondering if anyone has successful relocation stories post-graduation? Did you wait...

Miii&u in Sevierville, Tennessee

Is Social Work a Satisfying Career for an Investigator?

I've been trying to find a career path because I'm going to go back to college soon, and I've decided that, if I want to ENJOY my job, it has to be...

Lauren Nel in West Columbia, South Carolina

Updated 31 months ago

Is Medical Social Work Worth It? - 4 Replies

Hi, I am considering applying for my MSW, and would like to work for a hospital. Hospitals require LCSWs, so I would need to work under a LCSW...

Chrissie Mooney in Wilmington, North Carolina

Updated 32 months ago

Hospice Social Worker - 8 Replies

Hey! So, I was wondering if there were any hospice social workers out there. I have been scanning through the posts on this board and am getting...

sholescurtis in Belfast, Maine

Updated 32 months ago

Jobs in the field with only a BSW - 6 Replies

Hello, I want to go into the field of Social Work, however I'm curious as to the opportunities available for those with only a BSW. One thing I...

Ragz in Chandigarh, India

Nitin is very good

I can't even believe how good Nitin is, what do you guys think?

xboxer in Cactus, Arizona

Updated 32 months ago

MA in Human Services - 1 Reply

Hi All, I just completed my BA in psychology and was wondering if I can become a LCSW with a MA in human services. My school doesn't offer MSW...

Relentless in Marietta, Georgia

Updated 32 months ago

How to train as a social worker - 38 Replies

I am wondering if anybody can help me out with advice regarding training. I am a graduate (English not social work) and I currently work with young...

Relentless in Marietta, Georgia

Updated 32 months ago

Finding a social work job doing clinical work - 1 Reply

Does anyone have any suggestions on how to find opportunities for employment in a clinical setting, preferably with clinical supervision included. I...

Psmith92789 in danbury, Connecticut

Updated 32 months ago

Finish up social work MSW or switch to Respiratory Therapy? - 4 Replies

Im 30/yr old male and living in NYC. Im currently finishing up the associates for Human services. im planning to get my Bachelors and masters in...

urq81 in Albertville, Alabama

Updated 32 months ago

Social Work vs Marriage and Family Therapy vs Occupational Therapy? - 1 Reply

I am interested in hearing from anyone who works or has worked in these fields. I am a career changer who was a librarian for 8 years. (I have a...

Danielle in New York, New York

Child Protective Specialist List 4317

Hello, I received a letter in the mail saying that I am number 75 on Child Protective Specialist List 4317. I took this test in June 2014 I...

MSW Student Intern in Spring, Texas

Student Internahip in the Houston Metropolitan Area

I am a full-time case manager for an agency that provides residential services to individuals with developmental disabilities. I am also currently in...

Angelam1225 in Canyon Country, California

Updated 35 months ago

becoming a social worker in ny - 2 Replies

I want to become a Social worker. But I am having trouble with my next steps. I currently have an associates degree in Criminal Justice. I know this...

Hanna in Pleasanton, California

Updated 36 months ago

International Social Work suggestions? - 3 Replies

Does anyone have any suggestions about international work with governmental organizations, NGO's, internation aid organizations, humanitarian etc. I...

chelsea in San Jose, California

Updated 36 months ago

Contract position doing home studies for adoption agency? - 1 Reply

Hi All, Does anyone have experience with completing/writing home studies for an adoption agency? I am considering a part-time, contract position...

mongersmom in Ferndale, Michigan

thinking of working in England and wondering if my LMSW will transfer

Hi all, I am originally from England but grew up in the US. I have a LMSW over here and I am planning on moving back to England, Merseyside area in...

Annie in Montréal, Quebec

Any canadian social workers working in Massachusetts???

I would love to hear your experience!! Planning to make the move and having a hard time finding a job!

clawsnlegs in Baltimore, Maryland

Where can I find courses for e-therapy?

Does anyone know where I can find CEU courses related to e-therapy? I am interested in exploring the tele-mental health field as a possible...

Deb Thompson in Frederick, Maryland

Updated 38 months ago

Moving to the US from the UK... - 1 Reply

Does anyone have any experience/knowledge/advice on finding a job in the social work field in America as a UK citizen? Am looking to move back (I am...

juarezfoxboy in Scottsdale, Arizona

Updated 38 months ago

LBSW Exam - 3 Replies

I recently graduated with my bachelors degree in SW. I have taken the license exam twice and plans to do it for the 3rd and hopefully last time. The...

deedee1124 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Updated 40 months ago

Clueless where to start after graduation... - 1 Reply

Hello, I will be graduating with my MSW next May (I'm two years through a 3 year program) and I will have a specialization in child and family...

puzzled in Newton, North Carolina

Updated 40 months ago

What should I major in? - 4 Replies

I am currently going to a community college but I want to become a social worker and help others. I plan to transfer to a four year university in...

MSW in May 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 40 months ago

Finding a job in USA - 2 Replies

Dear everyone, how are you guys going...I'm a Singaporean Indian currently finishing up my MSW degree in Australia and was wondering whether I could...

MSW in May 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 40 months ago

MSW graduate - Seeking a job that provides livable income - 2 Replies

Greetings all, I am a MSW graduate, and have worked in the field making around $30,000. I found it very difficult to survive on that income. My...

MSW in May 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 40 months ago

MSW and gaining experience - 1 Reply

What's the best way to gain experience in social work? I have a BA degree and would like to apply to some MSW programs. I have zero experience. I...

EndlessJoy in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 40 months ago

please help - 1 Reply

can anyone suggest something to me. I feel so lost and am in tears. Please if you have suggestions let me know. As of now my family is holding...

puzzled in Newton, North Carolina

frustrated

I am a new graduate of an MSW program. I have been on several interview (approx.4) They all have said they have had more qualified candidates. It...

amtakatye3@*****.*** in South Africa

Updated 40 months ago

registering with saccp - 2 Replies

mi name is thakane, i live in Lesotho, i graduated in the 2008 from the university of Lesotho. i have since worked with the gov of Lesotho so i now...

Virginia in Long Beach, California

Updated 41 months ago

Does North Carolina have comity with California for LCSW? - 1 Reply

I have a California LCSW and I just moved to Chapel Hill. On the website for the Board in NC, it says they do it case by case. Any recent folks...

Str8talk83@*****.*** in North Fort Myers, Florida

Updated 41 months ago

Are there ANY good careers in social work anymore? - 1 Reply

Social work has always been my dream, but I haven't read many good things about it anymore. My ultimate goal was always to get a Master's Degree so...

j in Rosemead, California

Updated 42 months ago

SWK - 1 Reply

I am a social worker who has a DUI from the past, but it is presenting a barrier in locating employment, any suggestions? I have obtained a...

reneegavin in Williamsport, Pennsylvania

School trying to persuade me to go for Degree in Rehabilitation and Human Services

Is anyone familiar with this degree? I am assuming it is just another title for social work, which means I would have to get a Master's degree in...

Pukka in Bronx, New York

Seeking clinical supervision

I am an LMSW and hold an Integrated Mental Health Addictions Treatment Training certification with 10+ years experience in the mental health/social...

MAB in Roselle, Illinois

how to apply to out of state social work jobs?

I currently work as an in home counselor in Chicago. I am in the process of getting my LCSW (I started in February) however i plan on moving to Los...

MAB in Roselle, Illinois

Social work jobs in California

I currently work as an in home counselor in Chicago. I am in the process of getting my LCSW (I started in February) however i plan on moving to Los...

Lello in New York

Updated 42 months ago

Timeline to apply for the LCSW - 4 Replies

I have graduated and got my MSW in early 2011 and it's been already more than three years since then. I started to work right after graduation in...

parul in Delhi, India

Updated 42 months ago

B.S.W in USA after a degree in psychology? - 4 Replies

Hey everyone, I am getting my psychology undergrad degree this year from the UK. However, I am hoping to go into Social work in the future, and...

reiproperty4u@*****.*** in Vancouver, Washington

Updated 42 months ago

Obtaining a LCSW - 1 Reply

I am working on getting into the Army National Guard as a social worker however o need to get my LCSW or LISW. I live I Washington state and have my...

Laura M in Seattle. WA in Bothell, Washington

Social Work in Las Vegas, NV

What is the job market like for LCSW's in Las Vegas, NV? Anyone know about how difficult it would be to start private practice? Are insurance panels...

LCSW in Los Angeles, California

Mid-Life Career Change

Can it be done without going back to school? Without taking a major cut in pay? Without shooting yourself in the foot? Without driving your family...

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